Heyworth Public Library District

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Newsletter ~ July 15, 2015

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The House of Blues is nearing the end of its run at the Heyworth Public Library. We have had a fantastic summer of programs and participation of kids through adults reading. To date we have 183 kids signed up to read for prizes. This Saturday, July 18th, is the LAST day to turn in reading logs and tickets in our drawings for reading prizes. We can’t thank our local businesses enough for supporting summer reading with all the prizes we have to give away this summer!

Upcoming Programs:

Reading for prizesAges 3 – Adult (Ends July 18)

July 18          LAST DAY to turn in your reading for prizes logs and bingo sheets. Last day tickets for prizes are given out.

July 16          Family Storytime:  The Noisy Orchestra, 6:15 p.m.

July 20          Open Craft Night, 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month, 6:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. Knitters and crafters who would like to meet and socialize in the library are welcome. The Knitting for Beginners program will take a break this summer (June – August) and start back up again in the fall.

July 22          Heyworth History Club meets at 10:30 a.m. in library Community Room.

July 24          Friday Movie Mornings; 10:30 a.m. Bring a friend and your own snack!

  • Friday Movie Mornings will continue the rest of July, take a break in August, and then continue in September after school at 3:20 p.m.

July 27          Monday Evening Book Club, One Good Dog by Susan Wilson, 4th Mondays at 6:30 p.m.

  • Would you like to start your own book club with a group of friends?  We can help with book selection and loan the books you will need for your group.  Stop by today and ask for details.

For all programs and more, see our website at heyworthlibrary.com.

Items the library collects for our community:

  • Coupons for military families overseas
  • Gently used Heyworth Hornet Shirts/Sweatshirts and branded athletic gear
  • Box Tops for Education coupons/Campbell soup labels/Tyson Chicken product labels
  • Coca-Cola product bottle caps and reward coupons off of cases of Coca-Cola products
  • HP ink cartridges

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“The world is not tame.” One of our staff is reading this #youngadultbook, a survival story, ‘Be Not Far From Me’ by @mindymcginnisauthor. #hpldstaffreads #librariesofinstagram #read #books #publiclibrary #thrillerbooks
Continue the guessing with Lucy Maud Montgomery’s “Anne of Avonlea”. Have you read this classic series? “A tall Slim Girl, ‘Half Past Sixteen,’ with serious gray eyes and hair which her friends called auburn, had sat down on the broad red sandstone doorstep of a Prince Edward Island farmhouse one ripe afternoon in August, firmly resolved to construe so many lines of Virgil.” Check out The Libby app if you want to read more from this series! #hpldstaffreads #classicbooks #librariesofinstagram #heyworthpubliclibrary #middlegradereads #bookseries
#hpldstaffreads Don’t forget to check out books with Axis 360 and Libby. Which staff is reading #philippagregory ‘Tidelands’? “The church was gray against a paler gray sky, the bell tower dark against the darker clouds.” #librariesofinstagram #heyworthlibrary #books #read #keepcalmandreadbooks #historicalfiction
#hpldstaffreads “The Numbers Game” begins with this line, “Pennie Jackson had just finished her junior year at one of the best private high schools in Greenwich, Connecticut. @officialdaniellesteel #librariesofinstagram #heyworthlibrary #publiclibraries #books #bookfirstlines #read
“A spring of no spring.” #hpldstaffreads “The Stars are Fire” by Anita Shreve. Can you guess? #librariesofinstagram #heyworthlibrary #read #books #bookclub